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Into white silence / Anthony Eaton.

By: Eaton, Anthony, 1972-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: North Sydney, N.S.W. : Woolshed Press : Random House Australia, 2008Description: 393 p. ; 21 cm.ISBN: 9781741663259 (pbk.).Subject(s): Polar regions -- Discovery and exploration -- Juvenile fiction | Premiers' Reading Challenge : 9-10 | Antarctica -- FictionDDC classification: A823.4 Summary: "During the winter of 1922, the Exploration Vessel Raven became trapped in the Antarctic icepack, entombing 28 men aboard it through the dark, polar night. Into White Silence tells their story - a story of a lost past, of a tragic future, of ice, ambition and madness. It captures the terrible, fascinating beauty of Antarctica, both as it was then and is today, and is a journey into the mind of every person who has ever set foot upon those ice-bound shores.'--Provided by publisher.
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Junior St Albans Library (DIY)
Teenage Fiction T EATON Available I6353655
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Bibliography: p. 392-3.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 392-393)

"During the winter of 1922, the Exploration Vessel Raven became trapped in the Antarctic icepack, entombing 28 men aboard it through the dark, polar night. Into White Silence tells their story - a story of a lost past, of a tragic future, of ice, ambition and madness. It captures the terrible, fascinating beauty of Antarctica, both as it was then and is today, and is a journey into the mind of every person who has ever set foot upon those ice-bound shores.'--Provided by publisher.

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